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[Two men protesting Travis County Jail]

Description: Photograph of two people carrying protest signs as they walk along the sidewalk in front of the Travis County Courthouse. The man on the left is carrying a sign which reads, "Jails Never solved ANYthing." The person on the right is carrying a sign which reads, "JAILS ARE INHUMAN." Both have shoulder-length, dark, wavy hair and are wearing wire-rimmed glasses. The man on the left has a beard and wears a striped, wide-collared shirt, as well as dark pants and shoes. The person on the right wears bell bottom blue jeans and is barefoot. A wood frame house is partially visible in the bakcground to the right of the courthouse, and a the top of a gas street lamp is visible behind the head of the person on the right.
Date: 1971
Creator: Bobo, Carolyn
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Close-up of protester and sign]

Description: Close-up photograph of a male immigration protester and a protest sign. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of t-shirt and protest sign]

Description: This photo is the close-up view of the back of a t-shirt and a protester wearing a printed sign during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of woman]

Description: A woman is shown during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of woman with protest sign in background]

Description: A woman's face is visible with an unreadable sign in the background during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The flag of El Salvador is raised at march]

Description: The flag of El Salvador is held up during a protest march against the anti-immigration measures before the U. S. Congress.
Date: March 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Crowd gathers outside Dallas City Hall]

Description: Protesters gather outside Dallas City Hall carrying signs and the flags of the U. S. and Mexico. They gathered to show rejection of anti-immigration proposals being debated in the U. S. Congress.
Date: March 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Crowd in shadow]

Description: A large crowd of protesters carrying signs and American flags gather in downtown Dallas, Texas. The downtown buildings cast a shadow over part of the crowd. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of man in red, white, and blue hat]

Description: This is a close-up view of a man with a beard wearing a red, white, and blue hat during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas anti-immigrant protester with American flag]

Description: A protester at a Dallas anti-immigration march holds an American flag. Around 500 people congregated on the outskirts of Dallas to protest against amnesty for undocumented immigrants. Led by the group, Citizens for Immigrant Reform (CFIR), the protesters carried banners and signs alluding to the lack of legislation which would punish undocumented immigrants who live in this country.
Date: April 8, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Adult and child standing in front of other protesters]

Description: An adult holding a sign and an American flag stands next to a child, surrounded by other protesters. Around 500 people congregated on the outskirts of Dallas to protest against amnesty for undocumented immigrants. Led by the group, Citizens for Immigrant Reform (CFIR), the protesters carried banners and signs alluding to the lack of legislation which would punish undocumented immigrants who live in this country.
Date: April 8, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of immigration protesters wave American flags]

Description: Immigration protesters wave American flags. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of male protesters with signs in English and Spanish]

Description: In the foreground, several male protesters are holding small American flags and signs written in English and Spanish. Around 500 people congregated on the outskirts of Dallas to protest against amnesty for undocumented immigrants. Led by the group, Citizens for Immigrant Reform (CFIR), the protesters carried banners and signs alluding to the lack of legislation which would punish undocumented immigrants who live in this country.
Date: April 8, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Honduran flag is carried by protesters]

Description: The flag of Honduras is carried during a march to protest anti-immigration legislation before the U. S. Congress.
Date: March 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of female protesters holding flags and a sign]

Description: A group of female protesters is carrying a variety of large flags, and one woman is carrying a handwritten sign. Hundreds of high school students from different schools in Arlington (Texas) participated in a protest march to demand the approval of immigration reform which would include legalization of millions of undocumented immigrants.
Date: April 1, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Honduran flag is displayed in a window]

Description: The Honduran flag is displayed in a window for people below to see. A march against anti-immigration legislation was being held outside the building where the flag was presented.
Date: March 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hector Flores and Domingo Garcia]

Description: Immigration protesters march in the April "Mega March" in downtown Dallas. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. Among those marching are Hector Flores, who has served as National President of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), Director of Recruitment and Retention for the Dallas Independent School District, and an Equal Opportunity Specialist for the Office of Civil Rights within the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare and Domingo Garcia, a practicing attorney in Dallas who served as Mayor Pro Tem of Dallas, as a Dallas City Council member, and as a Texas legislator - he is the current General Counsel for the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), a Latino civil rights organization. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hector Flores and Domingo Garcia at the immigration march]

Description: Immigration protesters march in the April "Mega March" in downtown Dallas. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. Among those marching are Hector Flores, who has served as National President of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), Director of Recruitment and Retention for the Dallas Independent School District, and an Equal Opportunity Specialist for the Office of Civil Rights within the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare; and Domingo Garcia, a practicing attorney in Dallas who served as Mayor Pro Tem of Dallas, as a Dallas City Council member, and as a Texas legislator - he is the current General Counsel for the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), a Latino civil rights organization. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of people talking]

Description: A group of people stand together talking. Inmigrantes piden despido de concejal y representación política. Farmers Branch (Texas), 26 ago (EFE). Unas 300 personas protestaron hoy en esta ciudad para exigir al gobierno municipal que despida al concejal que propuso que el inglés sea el idioma oficial y que se sancione a quienes den trabajo a indocumentados. Immigrants ask for dismissal of councilman and political representation. Farmers Branch (Texas), August 26 (EFE). Some 300 persons protested today in this city to demand of the municipal government that it dismiss the councilman who proposed that English be the official language and that those who give employment to undocumented aliens be sanctioned.
Date: August 26, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group of young protesters holding flags and signs]

Description: A group of young protesters is walking, carrying a variety of flags and handwritten signs. Hundreds of high school students from different schools in Arlington (Texas) participated in a protest march to demand the approval of immigration reform which would include legalization of millions of undocumented immigrants.
Date: April 1, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections